Lockwood Publishing

Iron Fusion Samurai and Geisha Bots

28th February 2012

You’ve read the behind the scenes creation experience (Iron Fusion – The Inside Story) and seen them in action, now the long awaited Kojiro, Musashi, Ume and Matsu are available from the PlayStation®Home store!

Become an impressive Samurai Bot or graceful Geisha Bot – each priced at $3.99 / €3.99 / £3.19 and comes with a custom walk, run and two special animations.

Iron Fusion – The Inside Story

24th February 2012

On 17th March 2011 the first Iron Fusion content arrived on the PlayStation®Home scene. Menace, Fractal and Rosko joined the Lockwood family as our very first Full Body Suits with custom animations. The success of this first generation of Mechs and the proof of concept drove the team to push the boundaries of what was possible with the PlayStation®Home Avatar.

After some experimentation the Mechjets were born, complete with female counterparts – a popular request!

Almost a year since the collection first launched the Samurai and Geisha bots join us in Playstation®Home. Read on to get the inside scoop on production of these exciting new outfits, with comments from the Artist behind Iron Fusion, Phil, and Marion, the Animator who brought the Samurai and Geisha Bots to life. Continue reading

Cucumber Modular Furniture

21st February 2012

Slice, the latest range from Cucumber, is their most versatile yet, providing tables and sofas of slot-together shapes that can be combined to solve all your furnishing dilemmas in even the most irregularly shaped apartment!

Cucumber love bright colours and funky designs, but they also know the importance of function! Curve a sofa around a cylindrical table, use a square table to break up a row of rectangular sofas, or construct any combination you can imagine. The Slice range comes in three colours that mix and match well with each other too. Align and combine, then slice it up and start again!

Available from the Lockwood Store in PlayStation®Home now. Continue reading

ShowOff: First Date Competition Winner!

21st February 2012

CONGRATULATIONS to oldfragnman for winning this month’s ShowOff Competition with a landslide 689 votes!

Visit competitions.lockwoodpublishing.com to see the results, including runners-up. Below are the winners of the Team Choice Award, chosen by Lockwood’s Design Team, and the Free Prize Draw, a randomly selected image from all of the 2,685 entries!

The Team Choice Award goes to T_VIRUS1981 and the Free Prize Draw was won by Darkstar265.

Thank you to everyone who participated!

Tembo – The Beautiful Baby Elephant

10th February 2012

Ever visited the zoo and wished you could take a couple of cute animals home with you? Well, Lockwood’s zoologists have been hard at work to make that dream a reality!

Tembo is a beautiful baby elephant in miniature. He’s incredibly cute with flapping ears and a waving trunk. He can even do a little trick, but you’ll have to be patient and watch him quietly to see him do it. Make room in your home and your heart for this adorable little guy!

You can adopt him for: $1.49 (US), €1.49 (EU), £1.19 (UK) – we hope you love him as much as we do, and please take good care of him!

Available from the Lockwood Store in PlayStation®Home.

ShowOff: First Date Photo Competition

7th February 2012


> First place WINS unrevealed Iron Fusion content one week before it hits the Playstation®Home Store!

> Five Runners-Up Win a Picnic Pack, the perfect setting for date number two!

> Your first submission will enter you into a FREE PRIZE DRAW!

> One chance to win the Lockwood Team Choice Award!


How to Enter:

Visit competitions.lockwoodpublishing.com or select the ShowOff banner in the Gift Machine.

Submit entries by 15th February 5pm GMT. The shortlist chosen by the Lockwood Design Team will be announced on 17th February, when the public vote will start, and winners will be announced on 21st February. Continue reading

Lockwood Valentine’s Update!

7th February 2012

WIN BIG this month in the Lockwood Valentine’s update! Find six new rewards hidden in the Lockwood Publishing Showcase. Throw caution to the wind and show us what a romantic soul you are in the ShowOff: First Date photo competition! First Place WINS one of two pre-release Iron Fusion content packs. If you really want that ultimate prize, you’ll be pleased to know that all entrants get submitted into a prize draw for another chance to win! Five picnic packs are up for grabs to runners-up, along with one Lockwood Team Choice Award.